mucronate definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or having a mucro; closing suddenly in a-sharp point: mucronate feathers; a mucronate leaf.
    • Terminating in a mucro (an abruptly tapering point or a-sharp back) particularly after a leaf.
    • Ending suddenly in a sharp point; abruptly tipped with a quick and sharp point.
  • others:
    • Narrowed to a place; closing in a tip; having a mucro: since, a mucronate feather, layer, leaf; a mucronate process.

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